Medway Elects
Habib Tejan
Councillor for River
Deputy Mayor
Provisional #Medway2019 Candidate


Terms of Office

Habib Tejan has served the following terms of office:

Medway Council
  River 7 May 2015 -
2018 to 2019: Deputy Mayor

Committee Appointments

Habib Tejan serves on the following committees:

Audit Committee
Business Support Overview and Scrutiny Committee
Kent and Medway Police and Crime Panel
Planning Committee
Regeneration, Culture and Environment Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Click on the name of a committee above to see all its members and find out what role the committee plays on the Council.

Councillors' Allowances

All councillors are entitled to a basic allowance and to claim for certain travel and subsistence expenses. Some councillors have special responsibilities (e.g. a cabinet portfolio or chairing a committee) and receive an additional allowance. The amount Habib Tejan received each year for these was:

YearBasicSpecial ResponsibilityTravel & SubsistenceTotal

Allowances information is only available from 2005 onwards. Click on a year to see how Habib Tejan's allowances compared to the other councillors.

Attendance at Council Meetings

In addition to cabinet and committee meetings, the full Council meets six times a year and, unless there are extenuating circumstances, all councillors are expected to attend these meetings. Habib Tejan's attendance record is as follows:

Term Present Absent Attendance
2015-2019 22 1 95.7%
Total 22 1 95.7%

Attendance records are only available from February 2010 onwards.

Recorded Votes

Most decisions taken by councillors at meetings of the whole Council are made by unanimous agreement or, if the decision is disputed, by show of hands. However, the Council's Constitution states that in certain circumstances, or if six or more members request, a "recorded vote" may be taken, where each councillor's vote is recorded in the minutes of the meeting. The votes recorded for Habib Tejan are as follows:

2015 to 2019

Recorded votes are only available from December 2001 onwards. Click on a term to see how Habib Tejan voted during that term. Click on the subject of a vote to see the full details of the motion and how the other councillors voted.

Electoral History

Habib Tejan has stood in the following elections:

Medway Council
2019: River
  Habib Tejan Provisional
2015: River
  Habib Odunlamin Sulaiman Tejan 1,354 Elected

Click on the election name to see the full election results.

@habibtejan on Twitter

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